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Features of investor protections as a matter of Mauritius company laws

Mauritius law caters for a variety of investment vehicles, namely limited partnerships, foundations and trusts...

Communique of BLC Robert & Associates

Fazil Hossenkhan Leaves the Firm

After more than 10 years at BLC Robert, Fazil Hossenkhan, partner in the Funds and Financial Services Group, has decided to leave the partnership to start a new venture on his own...

The Mauritian Financial Services Commission issues draft Peer-to-Peer lending rules

Following the announcement of the Government on peer-to-peer lending and funding in the 2017-2018 Budget, the Mauritian Financial Services Commission...

Mauritius is an international financial centre of repute - not a tax haven!

In the aftermath of the "Paradise Papers", the Hon. Prime Minister of Mauritius issued a strong statement on 9 November 2017 to...

The Supreme Court of Mauritius concludes that a regulatory authority can be held liable for damages for unfair competition by market players

Emtel pleaded "faute" of all defendants under Article 1382 of the Mauritian Civil Code, which is the governing provision for liability in tort for unfair competition...